Episodes

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Genome: [r4 Bd=19960403]

William Donaldson , author, impresario and wine bar philosopher is about to retire. Here he begins a four-part quest for a suitable haven. 1: Bournemouth. The tea dance, the fitness centre and the dapple-bottomed chorus girl. Producer Andrew Johnston

Genome: [r4 Bd=19960403]

Unknown: William Donaldson

Producer: Andrew Johnston

Genome: [r4 Bd=19960410]

William Donaldson author. impresario and wine bar philosopher, is about to retire. He continues his four-part quest for a suitable haven. 2: Fowey- Paradise Perturbed. Peter Skellem "Rusty" Eplett and Mr P Nutt form a mixed welcoming committee. Producer Andrew Johnston

Genome: [r4 Bd=19960410]

Unknown: William Donaldson

Unknown: Peter Skellem

Unknown: Mr P Nutt

Producer: Andrew Johnston

Genome: [r4 Bd=19960417]

Winebar philosopher William Donaldson is about to retire. He continues his four-part quest for a suitable haven.

3: Tuscany. Donaldson does his best to avoid John Mortimer. Producer Andrew Johnston

Genome: [r4 Bd=19960417]

Unknown: William Donaldson

Unknown: John Mortimer.

Producer: Andrew Johnston

02Fowey, Cornwall19980917

William Donaldson, wine bar philosopher and sexagenarian, continues his absurd three-part quest to find a retirement haven.

2: `Fowey, Cornwall'.

Will Willy find solace among the Cornish? Not if they see him first.

With special guest Peter Skellern.

03Marbella19980924

William Donaldson, winebar philosopher and sexagenarian, concludes his absurd three-part quest to find a retirement haven. `Marbella'. The fireworks begin after Willy takes advice from Costa connoisseurs Mad Frankie Fraser and Toni Dalli, Sean Connery's best pal.

X01Bournemouth19980903

William Donaldson, winebar philosopher and sexagenarian, begins an absurd three-part quest to find a retirement haven. 1: `Bournemouth'. The tea dance, the chorus girl and the fitness centre that does not even sell cigars.